‘Spot’ the Dayhawker

Question: What is a Dayhawker:  Answer: An archaeologist that pockets valuable finds in order to supplement his lousy income.

Gold coin of Carausius*

An extremely rare and valuable gold coin of the Emperor Carausius ‘dayhawked’ from an archaeological dig in Silchester [Calleva Atrebatum] Hampshire.

Every year, a growing number of  attacks are inflicted on archaeological digs


* image for illustrative purpose only ~ the coin found at Silchester disappeared !!